Police investigate armed robbery in St Leonards

Tasmania Police are currently investigating an armed robbery which occurred about 4pm this afternoon at the St Leonards Supermarket and Newsagency in St Leonards.

Two men, in possession of firearms, have entered the supermarket and demanded the male staff member hand over cash and cigarettes.

The offenders have left the supermarket with a quantity of cash and cigarettes.

The men are described as being medium build and height, wearing masks, gloves, and caps.

Investigations are continuing.

No physical injuries were sustained during the incident.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or may have any information is urged to contact Tasmania Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000

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